Giles Prett began working with photography at the age of six when he would join his father for weekend trips around England. After high school Giles continued his passion and studied Fine Art Photography at the University of Derby (England) where he earned a B.A. (hons) in 1993. Finding work in the photographic industry was hard, but at the age of 25, Giles took a job as a photographer in the cruise line industry. After moving to the U.S. he found work as the staff photographer for a small independent publishing company specializing in gardening and outdoor living books.